Ecology and Indigenous Australian Culture

The appropriation of Aboriginal cultural property for these purposes is filtered through a range of ideologies, theories and faiths. I think that Rolls was proposing that Aboriginal needs to be re-integrated with other cultures. The fact that the Aboriginal have their own unique cultural practices which does not conform to the standards of the 21st centuries, Rolls was proposing that they need to abandon their culture and reintegrate with the culture of the west (Rolls, 2009). The idea of re-integration of the Aboriginal is viewed from various angles/perspectives like ideologies, theories and faiths. Rolls noted that each and every aspect of the cultural practices of the Aboriginal life such as childrearing, family structure, burial practices and marriage among others is very different hence the need for its transformation and which will ensure that it conforms to the ideals and practices of the west (Rolls, 2009). In summary, Rolls was saying that the Aboriginal cultural practices is outdated hence it needs to be “upgraded”. The dangers of cultural re-integration is that it would impossible for the future generation to trace their roots and understand their cultural history. The other dangers is that it would lead to cultural conflict more so for […]

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